Charles Tolliver at the Saint Louis club

Pictured is American trumpeter Charles Tolliver at Saint Louis in Rome.

Note: American trumpeter and composer Charles Tolliver was, along with pianist Stanley Cowell, the founder in 1971 of the Strata-East Records label, among the first to produce record works in the 1970s oriented toward post-bop, spiritual jazz, and afro-jazz

Contribution extracted from the book “Jazz Moment” edited by Adriano Mazzoletti, Marco Molendini and Stefano Mastruzzi